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Hogweed


A very common species of hedgerows and grassland.


 

Common Name Hogweed
Scientific Name Heracleum sphondylium
Species Group Carrot Family Umbelliferae
Status
Interest Level
1
Visabile
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Carrot family - Umbelliferea
Status Abundant
Flower Colour Group White
Visible
  • 04 - April
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
  • 10 - October
Preferred Environment
Look for Large flat umbrella flower head on sturdy plant
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

Notebook Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Recent Records Guidance Notes

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Carrot Family Umbelliferae